Two men injured in abattoir accident


Two men were badly scalded by a sudden release of steam at the abattoir.

Police said that two men, a 68-year-old man from Zurrieq and a 52-year-old man from Pieta, suffered grievous injuries.

Both workers were taken to Mater Dei Hospital for treatment.

The injured worker from Zurrieq is recovering at the hospital’s intensive care unit.